590 Passengers (590 with upper beds)
Hurtigruten is a traditional norwegian cruise line. Since 1893 it is active in the mailboat service along the norwegian fjord coast. Every day one of the 11 mailboats starts in Bergen to the 12 day post ship route. Meanwhile Hurtigruten also offers exciting expedition cruises through South America, the Antarctica and lots of other destinations. They always focus on sustainability, that's why the ships all sail with sustainable fuel and they don't want to pollute the environment in which they sail. Rubbish collecting is only one of the interesting shore excursions.
The Nordkapp is named after the most nordic point of the european land, the North Cape. It was baptized in 1996 and had its maiden trip to the Shetland islands. Since April 1996 it visits the norwegian coast and was redecorated in 2016. It has a modern and arctically inspired furniture and offers place for up to 590 crusaders. On board, there are restaurants, various lounges, a sauna, a jacuzzi and a fitness room. Additionally, on every Hurtigruten cruise, there is a team of expedition experts available for you. They are there to inform you about nature, culture and the wildlife around the cruise. There are interesting presentations and activities, which are there to make your cruise a special experience.
- Built in: 1996
- Renovation: 2016
- Length: 123,3 m
- Speed: 18 Knots
- Tonnage: 11386 BRZ
- Passengers: 590
As the first cruise line Hurtigruten has banned all single-use plastic from its fleed. These things, e. g. straws oder plastic bags will be replaced by paper or other biological disposable material.
Atmosphere on board the Nordkapp
To create your cruise interesting, there is a sauna, a fitness room, a whirlpool and an own expedition team on board. On the car deck you can park you car. On board real explorer feel welcome who like to experience new things and are interested in the surrounding environment. The scandinavian interior in the many public areas let you feel a cosy atmosphere even on rainy days.
The three restaurants invite you to culinary highlights and shine with a simple interior. There is also a bakery and icebar 'Multe'.
Entertainment, Sports & Relaxation
In the explorer Bar Lounge you can exchange with the experts and gaze at the rolling by landscape. After an exciting day you can recover in the sauna, the whitlpool and the fitness room.
The Nordkapp is the perfect ship for you when you like to explore new things very closely and experience Norway and the post ship route.
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